Books tagged: sign language

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The Chronicles of Terlan: Daedala
Pre-release—available April 10, 2018. Price: $2.99 USD. Language: English. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » General
The Chronicles of Terlan describe the lives of the inhabitants of the forgotten continent Terlan. Among these witnesses is Asmada, a former member of a Triumvirate of Immortals that ruled Terlan in centuries past. He seeks revenge and searches for the path to regain his lost power. Unwillingly drawn into these events are Dae and her family.
Mira, ¡puedo hablar con los dedos!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,170. Language: Spanish. Published: October 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Multigenerational, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Special Needs
Cuando la abuela Rosa perdió la audición, Los padres de Sandra se sintieron frustrados y tristes. No sabían qué hacer y cómo aprender a comunicarse mejor con ella. Ellos intentaban gritar, cambiar el tono de voz o acercarse a su oído cuando se dirigían a ella, pero no servía de nada. Rosa podía oír algunos sonidos claramente, pero otros no podía escucharlos bien.
Look, I Can Talk With My Fingers!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Multigenerational, Fiction » Children’s books » Special needs
When Grandma Rosa lost her hearing, Sandra found a website for hearing impaired people that explains how deaf people communicate. They start learning sign language and to “talk” with their fingers. Sandra and Grandma Rosa find realize that with compassion, love, and hard work, they can overcome the obstacles of disability.
After the Cochlear Implant: A Teacher and Parent Guide to Developing Speech and Language
Price: $4.88 USD. Words: 10,150. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2017 by YourSpecs. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Hearing & speech, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / language arts
In this book, you will find strategies for language and/or speech development to be used after a cochlear implant, going by order of the months following surgery; for example, what you might do a few months after surgery, 6 months after, 18 months after, etc. building on what is learned and adding new sounds to those that the brain has learned to interpret.
White Noise
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,720. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Paranormal, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
After an unusual day at school of mute goth kids, disappearing acid burns and the feeling of someone hunting for him, Max just wants to unwind at home. When a stranger appears in his room and abducts him, he witnesses the murder of his parents and becomes the prime suspect.
Monkey Signs
Series: The Kids of Welles Bend. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,340. Language: Australian English. Published: March 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Special needs, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Dean’s father works at Welles Bend Wildlife Park, and Dean has been friends with one of the squirrel monkeys, Allukah, ever since he went deaf seven years ago. But Dean has a secret, one that happened by accident, and one that he can’t tell anyone about. Until Allukah needs his help, and he has no choice…
Lost in Translation
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,310. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2016 by Wordrunner eChapbooks. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
A cycle of linked stories about love, loss, and the difficulty of communicating emotion in any language. Jesse, Roy, and Julie lead complicated intertwined lives; whether funny, sad, ecstatic or outraged, theirs are pitch perfect voices.
Connected: How a Cochlear Implant Made Me More Deaf
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,390. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Social Science » People with Disabilities
Born deaf, John Cradden grew up as a 'hearing' person - mainstream schools, no sign language, no deaf friends. In his late thirties he went almost completely deaf and chose to get a cochlear implant. In this honest account, he describes the long but fascinating process of getting one and its success. But, in a curious twist, he also writes about how he ended up feeling more 'Deaf' than hearing.
Signing
Price: Free! Words: 8,120. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Sometimes the word “love” doesn’t need to be spoken. A deaf man and a hearing woman fall in love. This is a story about reaching across distances, and the things we do to get through to each other. An earlier version of this short story was published in The Iowa Review. The story is also an excerpt from Teri Kanefield’s novel, Turn On The Light So I Can Hear.
You Have a Student Who Is Deaf. Now What? Tips and Strategies for Including a Student Who Is Deaf in Your Classroom
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Inclusive education
Perhaps this is your first year teaching a student who is deaf. Maybe you have a pretty good idea what to do. More likely, you don’t. It’s okay. Don’t feel bad if you haven’t the faintest clue where to start. This book is for you. Also included is a checklist on how you can better include your student academically and socially.